Senior Vice President, Claims Counsel
Prior to joining Island, Lyle was a practicing attorney for nearly 30 years. A former partner with the law firm of Kawashima, Lorusso & Harada, he specialized primarily in the areas of commercial litigation, professional negligence and insurance defense, representing business interests, health care professionals, accountants, attorneys, and insureds.
Active in professional organizations, Lyle is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Queen’s Health Systems, Queens Medical Center and the North Hawaii Community Hospital. Harada is also a member of the American Bar Association, Hawaii State Bar Association, State Judicial Arbitration Commission, Defense Research Institute and the Hawaii Insurance Claims Managers Association.
Lyle is a graduate (with honors) from the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin and earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Hawaii William S. Richardson School of Law and is a graduate of Punahou School.